Mediation Panel

Subject: Name:Court Contact: Last Updated:
Profiles Isaacs, Bruce ADR Program Office, 213-894-299308/21/2017

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA

PANEL MEDIATOR PERSONAL PROFILE

Name:Isaacs, Bruce
Address:865 South Figueroa, Suite 2400, Los Angeles, CA 90017
Available to Mediate in these Counties:Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Santa Barbara, Orange, San Diego, Ventura, Riverside, San Luis Obispo
Phone:213-633-6808
FAX:
E-Mail Address:
Website:
bruceisaacs@dwt.com
www.dwt.com/people/bruceisaacs/
California State Bar Number:100926
Firm Name:Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Areas of Expertise
(willing to mediate cases in these areas):
* Business/Commercial Litigation * Copyright/Trademark * Professional Negligence* Real Estate/Construction
Experience:36 years of experience in complex entertainment, copyright, idea submission trademark, trade dress, right of publicity, film financing disputes, rights disputes, profit participation disputes, contract interpretation disputes, business disputes and real estate disputes. Have represented both plaintiffs as well as studios, networks and other institutional clients. Have handled cases involving well known entertainment franchises including "Call of Duty", "Terminator" "Matrix", "Twilight" and many others.
Work History for the Past Five Years: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP -- 2015 to the present

Wyman & Isaacs -- 1988 through 2014

Green & Isaacs -- 1985 to 1988
Education:Loyola of Los Angeles Law School, 1981
Pomona College, 1978

Beverly Hills High School, 1974
Dispute Resolution Training:Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Pepperdine University School of Law

August 2013
Dispute Resolution Experience:Have participated in hundreds of mediations, MSCs and VSC, most of which have been in matters involving the entertainment industry. Participated in numerous arbitrations, almost all of which have been in matters involving the entertainment industry. Served as a Party Arbitrator in several entertainment disputes.
Evaluative, diligent and tenacious approach.
Professional Licenses:State Bar of California, 1981
Admitted to the following courts:

1982 -- Central District of California
1982 -- Ninth Circuit
2002 -- United States Supreme Court
2004 -- Southern District of California
2007 -- Northern District of California
Professional Memberships:Intellectual Property Section, State Bar of California
Entertainment Law Section, Beverly Hills Bar Association

Intellectual Property Section, Los Angeles County Bar Association
Other:Selected to "Southern California Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2004 - 2013; 2015 - 2017
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